Posts Tagged ‘Magazines’

Medieval Warfare VIII-3, Jul-Aug 2018

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In the year 1018 a band of Frisian ’pirates’ face-off against the powerful Ottonian Empire. What happens will shock both sides.Theme: The Battle of VlaardingenDavid Bachrach, ‘Origins of the German Empire – The rise of the Ottonians’.David Bachrach, ‘”…

Wargames Illustrated 368, June 2018

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OBSERVATION POSTOur monthly round-up of new and forthcoming wargames products that have caught our eyeTHEME: THE GREAT AND THE GOODNeil Smith kicks off this month’s theme on Napoleon’s Generals by taking a look at some of his favourites and how they sh…

Ancient History Magazine 16, May-Jun 2018

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Ancient History Magazine 16 with Exploring Roman BritainEven though the Romans officially took the British Isles with military force in AD 43, it would be many more decades before they could truly claim it as their own, thanks to a gradual process of i…

Slingshot 317

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Slingshot 317 is with the printers and should be out in about a week.Here are the contents for this issue:Epikampios: A Tactical Formation at ParaitaceneRuspina with l’Art de la GuerreHoliday in Cambodia, Part 2Society of Ancients Conference 2017Arthur…

Wargaming Article Published

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The recent issue of Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy magazine contains a special feature on raiding actions during the American Civil War. One of the article was penned by me! It’s on a subject I’ve been interested in for a long…

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Miniature Wargames 421, May 2018

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Putty to Pixels: The editor interviews the Mithril sculptor Chris Tubb on the transition from ‘greenstuff’ to computer modelling. A show report from Cavalier 2018: the editor takes a trip to the Tonbridge show.Hell By Daylight: The last part of a …

Wargames Illustrated 366, April 2018

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OBSERVATION POSTA special focus on what we picked up at Vapnartak in York this month.THEME 1: ARMIES OF THE THIRTY YEARS WARJim Graham provides some advice for gamers looking to invest in a new period or army for use during this fascinating period.THEM…

Warning Order 48, April 2018

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Warning Order, a free wargaming e-magazine, now has issue #48 available to download.This issue features our annual Warmaster tournament, a playtest of the Pickett’s Charge ACW rules, a Saltcon report where we ran Frayser’s Farm with Brigade Fire & …

Medieval Warfare VIII-2, May-Jun 2018

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 In this issue’s theme, we look at Edward I’s late 13th century invasion of Wales, with a special emphasis on the castle building campaign that went hand-in-hand with that operation.Theme: Edward I’s invasion of WalesPeter Konieczny, ‘The English …

Ancient Warfare XII.1, Jun-Jul 2018

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In issue XII-1, we’re trying something a bit new: the theme this time around consists of one extra-long article with separate sections by a variety of contributors. This time we’re taking a look at how Augustus reformed the Roman army early in his reig…

Miniature Wargames 420, April 2018

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FORWARD OBSERVERWhat’s in effective range in (mostly) historical wargaming with reports on Warlord, Rubicon and much more.SEND THREE AND FOURPENCEAll hail the late King of Ruritainia! Mr Kinch takes an ill advised trip in the midst of a civil war.HELL …

Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy, 96, Jun-Jul 2018

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Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy issue 96 with Raiding actions during the American Civil WarSpecial Feature:Raiding actions during the American Civil WarJack Perry, ‘Raiding actions during the American Civil War – American chevauchées’.Jack Perry, ‘Pre-…

Strategy & Tactics 310, May-Jun 2018

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American Civil War: The Civil War was the end result of a decades-long sectional rivalry driven largely, but not exclusively, by the question of slavery. The resulting conflict was a cataclysm that shook the United States to its core.Other Articles:Imp…

ACW Gamer: The Ezine – Issue 17, Winter 2018

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The latest issue is here. A 37 page PDF (including cover) for you to download online.Featuring: A History of Johnny ConAAR: Hood’s Grand Opportunity; Missed – the Spring Hill AffairReview: A Murderous Fire: Regimental Scenarios for ChickamaugaRevi…

Slingshot 316

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Slingshot 316 is with the printers and should be out in about a week.Here are the contents for this issue:Battle Day Pack – Paraetacene – by Richard LockwoodParaetacene with l’Art de la Guerre – by Chris HahnHoliday in Cambodia, Part 1 – by Nicholas Sp…

Ancient History Magazine 15, Apr-May 2018

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Ancient History Magazine 15 with Ancient Love and sexuality.Ancient attitudes to love, sex, and marriage were in some ways extremely practical and permissive. Still, for many people living in the classical world, there was little freedom when it came t…

Wargames Illustrated 365, March 2018

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The theme for this issue is Ambush – Taken by surprise, and we present four articles in which ambushes and surprise attacks are the focus.OBSERVATION POSTOur latest look at what’s new and upcoming in the world of wargaming.THEME: AMBUSH!Pete Brown shar…

Medieval Warfare VIII-1, Feb-Mar 2018

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Medieval Warfare VIII.1 with John Hawkwood in ItalyThis famous condottieri made a fortune as a military commander. How did an Englishman gain such fame in Renaissance Italy?Theme: John Hawkwood in ItalyWilliam Caferro, ‘An English mercenary in Italy – …

Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy, 95, Apr-May 2018

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Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy issue 95 with Rome under pressure in Late AntiquitySpecial Feature: Rome under pressure in Late AntiquityHarry Sidebottom, ‘The Late Roman Empire: History and wargaming – Changing to survive’.Mark Backhouse, ‘Northern It…

Ancient Warfare XI.6, Feb-Mar 2018

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Ancient Warfare XI.6 with Victory for Sparta – Finale of the Peloponnesian WarWith financial aid from Persia, Sparta slowly brought Athens down in Attica, throughout its empire, and at sea.Theme: Victory for SpartaSeán Hußmann, ‘Historical introduction…

Strategy & Tactics 309, Mar-Apr 2018

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The War of Turkish Liberation: After their defeat in World War I, the Ottoman Empire was in ruins. In May 1919, Turkish nationalist forces would find themselves in a war for independence.Other Articles:Battle of Antietam: The Battle of Antietam is reme…

Ancient History Magazine 14, Feb-Mar 2018

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Ancient History Magazine 14 with Reaching for eternity – the Egyptian Book of the Dead.Egyptian souls had to embark on a long & dangerous journey through the afterlife. This issue explores some of their challenges as well as practical consideration…

Wargames Illustrated 363, January 2018

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The January issue of Wargames Illustrated is available now. The theme for this issue is Wargaming Hollywood and we present five articles on Hollywoodization in wargaming.OBSERVATION POSTOur latest look at what’s new and upcoming in the world of wargami…

2018 Magazines

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Strategy & Tactics 308, Jan-Feb 2018

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Conquer or Perish – Securing Texan Independence at San Jacinto: Analysis of the Texas Revolution and the pivotal battle that would lead to the foundation of the Republic of Texas.Other Articles:War of Jenkins’ Ear, 1739-1748: European imperial and dyna…